|Dr.Web 5.00.1 | 23 MB
Dr.Web® for Windows provides reliable and highly efficient protection
of your system and data regardless what type of the Microsoft operating
system is installed on your computer. The Dr.Web® for Windows
components allow in a real time mode to detect malicious programs from
any external sources.
Created in the early 90s in Russia by Igor
Daniloff, Dr.Web® has always reflected its author’s basic philosophy:
security means no compromise. Many innovations marked by Dr.Web has
long become a standard for the AV industry, for example, cross-platform
structure. Having appeared as the response to the growing threat of
polymorphic viruses, Dr.Web Anti-virus still remains in the lead,
always showing 100% results in the Virus Bulletin comparative reviews
for this type of the most complicated viruses.
The other feature
that has always distinguished the Dr.Web® anti-virus from its
competitors is its low memory/resource usage, so that this AV remains
unnoticeable to a user. This low footprint TOGETHER with its high
detection abilities have attracted millions of users around the world
Dr.Web® for Windows main components:
Dr.Web® scanner with graphical interface - It scans the selected by a
user objects on drives by request, detects and neutralizes viruses in
memory, checks autorun files and processes.
• On-access monitor
SpIDer Guard™ - It intercepts in a real time mode all accesses to
files, detects and blocks suspicious behaviour of programs.
Mail® resident mail filter - Assures safe work with e-mail messages
scanning POP3/SMTP/IMAP/NNTP protocols. Provides a top-level security
for handling both Inbound and Outbound e-mail.
• The Dr.Web command
line scanner - Scans selected objects on drives by request, detects and
neutralizes viruses in memory, checks autorun files and processes.
The automatic updating utility - Downloads updates of the virus bases
and program modules, and also conducts a registration procedure and
delivers the license or the demo key files.
• The Scheduler -
Schedules automations for the anti-virus protection, for example, virus
bases updates, scanning of computer drives, scanning of autorun files.